Score: 4.5
From 146 Ratings

The Noticer


  • Author: Andy Andrews
  • Release Date : 2011-04-10
  • Genre: Self-Improvement
  • File Size: 2968541 Bytes


A new story of common wisdom from the best-selling author of The Traveler’s Gift.Orange Beach, Alabama, is a simple town filled with simple people.  But like all humans on the planet, the good folks of Orange Beach have their share of problems—marriages teetering on the brink of divorce, young adults giving up on life, business people on the verge of bankruptcy, as well as the many other obstacles that life seems to dish out to the masses.Fortunately, when things look the darkest, a mysterious man named Jones has a miraculous way of showing up.  An elderly man with white hair, of indiscriminate age and race, wearing blue jeans, a white T-shirt and leather flip flops carrying a battered old suitcase, Jones is a unique soul.  Communi...

Score: 4
From 324 Ratings

From Scratch


  • Author: Tembi Locke
  • Release Date : 2019-04-30
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 6092688 Bytes


This Reese Witherspoon Book Club Pick and New York Times bestseller is “a captivating story of love lost and found” (Kirkus Reviews) set in the lush Sicilian countryside, where one woman discovers the healing powers of food, family, and unexpected grace in her darkest hours.It was love at first sight when actress Tembi met professional chef, Saro, on a street in Florence. There was just one problem: Saro’s traditional Sicilian family did not approve of his marrying a black American woman. However, the couple, heartbroken but undeterred, forged on. They built a happy life in Los Angeles, with fulfilling careers, deep friendships, and the love of their lives: a baby girl they adopted at birth. Eventually, they reconciled with Saro’s family just...

Speakers  Club

Speakers Club


  • Author :
  • Publisher : PRUFROCK PRESS INC.
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0931724791


Speakers Club Book Description :

A "series of lessons that builds proficiency in public speaking."This program is designed to introduce and reinforce preparation, attention to detail, and should help build self-confidence and leadership skills....

Speakers  Club

Speakers Club


  • Author : Barbara Juskow
  • Publisher : PRUFROCK PRESS INC.
  • Release Date : 2005-06
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1593631316


Speakers Club Book Description :

A "series of lessons that builds proficiency in public speaking."This program is designed to introduce and reinforce preparation, attention to detail, and should help build self-confidence and leadership skills....

Public Speaking for Criminal Justice Professionals

Public Speaking for Criminal Justice Professionals


  • Author : Thomas P Mauriello
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-07-07
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781000080636


Public Speaking for Criminal Justice Professionals Book Description :

Public Speaking for Criminal Justice Professionals: A Manner of Speaking is a one-of-a-kind public speaking guide specifically written for criminal justice professionals, written by a criminal justice professional. Author Thomas Mauriello has worked his entire professional career both as a practitioner and as an educator in the fields of criminal justice and forensic science. This book outlines the public speaking skills he has learned, used, and taught to thousands of criminal justice, forensic science, security, and counterintelligence professionals over the years. The book can either be read from cover-to-cover—to fine tune the reader’s existing oral communication skills—or read in a modular fashion, as a reference guide to focus on certain ...

Membership in Service Clubs

Membership in Service Clubs


  • Author : D. Wodon
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-04-04
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781137444752


Membership in Service Clubs Book Description :

Membership in Service Clubs provides the first rigorous assessment of the activities of Rotary, a global service organization founded in 1905 that implements projects and helps build goodwill and peace throughout the world....

Making a Short Speech or Toast

Making a Short Speech or Toast


  • Author : Jackie Arnold
  • Publisher : Robinson
  • Release Date : 2016-09-01
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781472139382


Making a Short Speech or Toast Book Description :

Most people are called upon to make a speech or toast at some point in their lives. This book will help the inexperienced speaker to stand up with confidence, and deliver a really effective speech or toast that is appropriate for the occasion. It also contains a variety of toasts and quotes to help those with more experience in public speaking. There are guidelines on how to prepare and deliver a mini speech, including tips on introducing humour and how to avoid embarrassing your audience with inappropriate material. A special section includes interesting quotes and toasts to insert into a wedding speech, whether it's by the best man or woman, bridegroom or father of the bride. A workbook section helps the reader with ideas for appropriate beginnings...

Unlock Your Public Speaking Potential

Unlock Your Public Speaking Potential


  • Author : Antony Zogg
  • Publisher : eBookIt.com
  • Release Date : 2013-02-01
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781456608330


Unlock Your Public Speaking Potential Book Description :

This book is the ideal resource for anybody wanting to take on the challenge of overcoming their fear of public speaking and unlocking their public speaking potential. Many people are so fearful that they are not ready to approach a public speaking club in the first instance. This book provides a "safe" fist step to readers determined to overcome their fear and become effective public speakers. This book considers not only at what people have to do if they want to become effective public speakers and presenters, but it looks at the necessary shifts in mindset needed to help them achieve their goals, and there is even a section on setting public speaking goals. Based on the author's own struggle over 10 years this book is packed with anecdotes, humor ...

Engineer Your Own Success

Engineer Your Own Success


  • Author : Anthony Fasano
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-11-10
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118886571


Engineer Your Own Success Book Description :

Focusing on basic skills and tips for career enhancement, EngineerYour Own Success is a guide to improving efficiency and performancein any engineering field. It imparts valuable organization tips,communication advice, networking tactics, and practical assistancefor preparing for the PE exam—every necessary skill forsuccess. Authored by a highly renowned career coach, this book is abattle plan for climbing the rungs of any engineering ladder....

How You Are Like Shampoo for College Graduates

How You Are Like Shampoo for College Graduates


  • Author : Brenda Bence
  • Publisher : eBookIt.com
  • Release Date : 2010-03-01
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780979901096


How You Are Like Shampoo for College Graduates Book Description :

Not much work experience? Let your personal brand work for YOU.A s a college grad, you need an edge when trying to land a great job. How do you get around a lack of good work experience on your resume? Stand out in a crowd of older, more experienced candidates? Avoid having to settle for a job you don't love?Introducing the only Personal Branding System designed specifically for college gradsJust like the brands you rely on every day, you can become the "brand of choice" for a potential employer – right out of college. Based on the same marketing methods used to build popular name brands, now you can define and communicate your very own personal brand — the Trademarked YOU. And that's how you connect with interviewers and get the job you really w...